Holly Barone, RDH, of Penfield, has been appointed chief administrative officer for Eastman Institute for Oral Health at the University of Rochester Medical Center.
In this new role, Barone is responsible for the Eastman Dental enterprise, including its outreach locations, University Dental Faculty Group and hospital activity and the Department of Dentistry, while still maintaining her role as assistant director for Clinical Service Operations.
Barone has made significant contributions during her 16 years of service with Eastman. She directed the clinical re-engineering efforts and contributed to the Institute’s receipt of grant funding from the Greater Rochester Health Foundation and New York State HEAL. She planned and managed the $5 million renovation and expansion of Eastman Dental’s Elmwood Ave. and downtown clinics.
Previously, she served as the clinical manager and operations administrator for Community Dentistry and Oral Disease Prevention division.
Barone earned the 2009 Rochester Business Journal Health Care Achievement Award in Management and the 2000 University of Rochester Medical Center Board Excellence Award.